Colliton Family History
Colliton Name Meaning
Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Haldan see Caldon . English: habitational name from any of several places in Devon variously called Colliton Colyton or Collaton. Colliton and Collaton are named with the Old English personal name Cola (see Cole ) + tūn ‘settlement’; Colyton is ‘settlement on the Coly river’ a Celtic river name. Both these names are now rare in Britain.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press